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Categories: home,
Mr and Mrs Feathers and their happy nest
by Mansi Sharma
Twig by twig they built a nest,
Decorated it in shades of flowers,
She feathered it warm with zeal and zest,
To provide he took flights afar!
Here’s a...

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Categories: home, love, meaningful, metaphor,
Again, I might be still
by Beatriz Gomes
Arboreous green growing inside the fance 
contrasting the gray of concrete walls,
scars, caught in childness;

Broken buckets disting the field rounded by 
reminiscences in pieces like...

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Categories: appreciation, desire, feelings, heart, home, how i feel,
I'm looking for a place to call HOME
by Renee D. Gross
#I'm looking for a place to call HOME! (3/4/2000) by GRASSHOPPER

I'm looking for a place to call home...
I yearn for something to claim as my...

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Categories: encouraging, environment, home,
Premium MemberHome
by Edward Ibeh
Hang up your hat. Recline on the sofa and drape your legs

Over the ottoman. I don't mind one iota. You're the guest of the hour

Make...

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Categories: home,
Premium MemberNothing Lasts Forever
by Laura Leiser
Many memories have I beheld
all present and all knowing
a loving family I protect
within these walls, years flowing.

Alas, the bookends of time
came crashing down  this...

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Categories: africa, character, conflict, freedom, home,
TRUTH IS THE DAUGHTR OF TIME
by Assefa Dibaba
so true, Truth is the daughter of time!

tell me yours, I tell you mine, 
Jews or Philistines, 
the reason for your exile to ancient Kemet/Egypt
or...

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Categories: child, daughter, freedom, home, love, mother, mother
My Beautiful Dreamer
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
My Beautiful Dreamer
“thinks she goes unseen”, Her.
she’s a million miles away
lost in the Lilacs and
Chantilly Lace of 
her beautiful dream, her.

My Beautiful Dreamer
dreaming of a...

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Categories: home, longing, love,
Home Collaberation with Silent One
by Akkina Downing
Standing in the heart of this city
in awe of spectacular lights illuminating tall buildings.
Millions of strangers rush to and fro.
Who would've thought I would be...

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Categories: home,
Premium MemberHOME - collaboration with Akkina Downing
by Silent One
Standing in the heart of this city
in awe of spectacular lights illuminating tall buildings.
Millions of strangers rush to and fro.
Who would've thought I would be...

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Categories: home,
Home Is Where The Heart Is
by David Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic
No Place Like Home

Spider webs, lichen…
Fairyland at best, makes up
A humming birds nest
...

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Categories: home, time, travel, winter,
Winter Blues
by Sneha RV The Literature Lover

A meter off the ground - it was chilling to the bone
  and they say high up the degrees drop 

In a metal bird...

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Categories: home,
Premium MemberHome Again Revised
by Carole Duet
From the top of a hill
 he felt the thrill
 of finally seeing his valley once more,
 with vermilion tile roofs dotted below,
 where luscious...

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Categories: home, horror,
Little Girl
by Nathaniel Uy
His humble home upon the lowly hills
In Where the moon, the silence keeps its ways
The chairs they rest in quiet corners stood
His body still a...

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Categories: africa, america, anger, appreciation, home, hope, humanity, identity,
18 The All-time Greatest Great Britain
by Nick Trim
This small island civilization.
Its empire was the largest creation
with the widest trade connection.
There are mixed views of our colonization.

Many modern countries exist because of the...

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Categories: home, humanity, parents, relationship,
Restore the Divine and Rise Up
by MOUMITA BHOUMIK
When you were born on this planet there was nothing but your soul,
Slowly you acquire materialistic pursuits to see what makes you whole,
Family provided you...

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Categories: home,
You Can't Have it All
by ilene bauer
My neighbor from across the hall
Complains about the cold
Within her home; she sleeps with socks
And sweaters, we are told.

Her windows face the river
So perhaps the...

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Categories: home,
Cocooned
by ilene bauer
I’ve been cocooned for three straight days
Within my warm apartment,
Accomplishing assorted things
And writing (my department!).

Though sick at first (which made me sleep),
I read and watched...

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Categories: betrayal, care, change, children, home, hurt, judgement, mom,
09 Family Feud
by Nick Trim
Local fame in the family name,
knowledge attained because it entertains.
It seems everyone knows about our pain,
gossip that ponders who's to blame.

They say they care but...

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Categories: home, light, love, marriage,
Home is where the start is
by Aa Harvey
Home is where the start is.


I am planting seeds for us to grow our tree house.
I am retiring from The Rolling Stones to protect our...

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Categories: cool, earth day, future, home, water,
The square root of all people
by Aa Harvey
The square root of all people.


There is a cool breeze blowing over me.
Windows open, music playing, I am sitting with pretty.
Summer is the fading sun,...

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Categories: home, love, mother daughter,
The Golden Chord
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
I have stories
caterwauling
to be told,
I will caste them out there
no matter how bold.

They will not drown,
they’ll survive
soaked to the bone,
transfigured transporting
they’re magic
for the one who...

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Categories: allusion, feelings, for her, home,
The Carnival And The Ride
by Zara Bosman

You are 58 flavours
58 scents
The sideshow and the main event
You are lipstick expertly applied
The carnival and the ride

You are 58 colours
Velvet and chrome
You are 58...

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Categories: home,
Meraki
by Uma Kulkarni
A script to make my home: smile perfect!
A promise to make love: trust perfect!
A heart to make myself: love perfect!
A dream to make my thoughts:...

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Categories: home,
Premium MemberGreen Haven
by peter duggan
Assonet (Peter’s Sestet Trio)
Created by Peter Dome

Green Haven

Greenhaven is a lovely place
It lies on the edge of Perth
It is filled with lovely Banksia trees
All around...

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Categories: home, image, lost love,
Forget-me-not
by Aa Harvey

I could not write your wrongs.
I cannot list your faults.
I only know that you are gone.
You never saw the future I pictured, I built.


Inside my...

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Categories: home,
Home to kick off your shoes
by Paul Warren
When you’re home do you kick-off your shoes
Loosen your belt and have a snooze
Are you at home next to the fire
And to be nowhere else...

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Categories: home, hope, light, night,
Premium MemberThe Train
by Vermillion Scythe
At night on the steam train
I see a silver star during the rain
giving me hope I'll come home
rather than having my worries roam...

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Categories: birth, dark, fantasy, girl, home, psychological,
Tsundoku Tower
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
Tsundoku Tower

Bluebird windowsill
peers in, strange terrain
“Rain Rain Go Away”,
mysterious singing 
eerie refrain.
Ghost Girl sitting still
tears falling 
she is haunting 
Tsundoku Tower 
laying vacant 
on Treeless...

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Categories: abuse, appreciation, beautiful, england, home, horse, humor, humorous,
West Country Pride
by Nick Trim
The West Country is a beautiful place,
with lots of green open space.

Beautiful Bath with all the history it stores,
while Bristol looks like it fell out...

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Categories: home, love, mother son,
Premium MemberI DON'T WANT ANY PRESENTS, JUST YOUR PRESENCE
by JAN ALLISON
the best gift of all ...
my son comes home for Christmas
I’m counting the days!

12-09-17
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Categories: home, love, voyage,
Home
by James Haley
Fire burning in the box
Warms the pages that I yearn
Sipping nectar tickles bliss
The world outside can turn

Clock tick tocks away from here
Nestled from within
Warmth loosens...

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Categories: adventure, angst, art, growth, home, miracle,
New Beginning
by Bhavini Chohan
New beginning,
on path unknown 
to lead alone,
with fearsome courage,
and dissolving hurt.

New sunrise over the mountain,
pulling into adventures,
moving with streaming water,
leaving the loss,, the art I've...

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Categories: home, morning, repetition, today,
Monday Morning Mantra
by Laura McCadden
Today
I have to go to work
I will work all day--
At five o’clock, I will catch the train
And go home

Today
I have to go to work
I will...

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Categories: home, leaving, lost, memory,
Cold Days
by Neil Marsden
You called today on one of your 'Official Visits' to our home 
the place where tempers had been silenced 
and where passions had been fully...

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Categories: absence, daughter, father, home, remember, time,
Heartbeat
by Eliza Draven
Been gone more years than I was there. 
From this sleepy little town.
Where my childhood memories play hide and seek in my mind.
The creek has...

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